ERIC Number: ED381386
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Technology Learning Activities I.
International Technology Education Association, Reston, VA.
This guide contains 30 technology learning activities. Activities may contain all or some of the following: an introduction, objectives, materials and equipment, challenges, limitations, notes and investigations, resources and references used, and evaluation ideas. Activity titles are: (1) Occupations in Construction Technology; (2) Designing a Beam; (3) Simple Machines; (4) Packaging: More Than Just a Box; (5) Communications: Getting the Message across with Advertising; (6) Measuring Inaccessible Distances; (7) Alternative Energy Sources: Designing a Wind Powered Generator; (8) Designing a Hot Dog Heater Using Solar Energy; (9) Writing Radio Ad Scripts; (10) Building a Bottle Rocket; (11) Site Selection for Business and Industry; (12) Bar Coding; (13) The Green Revolution in Transportation; (14) Resource Recovery; (15) Walking Fingers: The Yellow Pages; (16) Adventures in Technology; (17) The Trip Home; (18) The Business Card; (19) Does the Shoe Fit? (20) Writing Dynamic Learning Activities; (21) Technology is Building in the First Grade; (22) Sound, Sensors, and Logic; (23) Weather Forecast; (24) The Secrets of the Iceman; (25) Construction/Manufacturing; (26) Graphic Advertising Utilizing Paper Engineering; (27) Emergency Shelter; (28) The Cellular Connection; (29) Columbus Sailed the Ocean Blue; and (30) Tax or Regulate. (MKR)
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Learning Activities, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Instruction, Technology Education
International Technology Education Association, 1914 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091-1502.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: International Technology Education Association, Reston, VA.